SICKUSABLOG.COM, May 6, 2018 – There’s more than one way to confirm an empty tote. Here’s an overview of the full range of sensor options.
With the profusion of automation deployed to support today’s high-volume, high-throughput piece picking for e-commerce and omni-channel order fulfillment, nearly every application utilizes reusable plastic totes. They hold products stored in automated storage and retrieval systems (AS/RS). Picked items are placed in them for order consolidation. Conveyors and autonomous mobile robots (AMRs) transport them from one location to another within a facility. To continue reading the article, click here.